Mi Kyung Song

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Patient-centered advance care planning in special patient populations: a pilot study
    Linda A Briggs
    Advance Care Planning, Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation, 1836 1910 South Avenue, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    J Prof Nurs 20:47-58. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of end-of-life discussions on patients' affective outcomes
    Mi Kyung Song
    University of Wisconsin School of Nursing, k6 323 Clinical Science Center, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792 2455, USA
    Nurs Outlook 52:118-25. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the Decisional Conflict Scale for measuring the quality of end-of-life decision making
    Mi Kyung Song
    Department of Acute and Tertiary Care, School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, 3500 Victoria Street, 336 VB, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 61:397-404. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial to improve advance care planning among patients undergoing cardiac surgery
    Mi Kyung Song
    Department of Acute and Tertiary Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Med Care 43:1049-53. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Caring for the family of the critically ill patient
    Karin T Kirchhoff
    School of Nursing, Clinical Science Center K6 358, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792 2455, USA
    Crit Care Clin 20:453-66, ix-x. 2004
  6. pmc Quality of recipient-caregiver relationship and psychological distress are correlates of self-care agency after lung transplantation
    Annette DeVito Dabbs
    Department of Acute and Tertiary Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:113-20. 2013
  7. pmc End-of-life decision-making confidence in surrogates of African-American dialysis patients is overly optimistic
    Mi Kyung Song
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:412-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Exploring the meaning of chronic rejection after lung transplantation and its impact on clinical management and caregiving
    Mi Kyung Song
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:246-55. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Advance care planning after lung transplantation: a case of missed opportunities
    Mi Kyung Song
    Department of Acute and Tertiary Care, School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Prog Transplant 16:222-5. 2006
  10. pmc Randomized controlled trial of SPIRIT: an effective approach to preparing African-American dialysis patients and families for end of life
    Mi Kyung Song
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Res Nurs Health 32:260-73. 2009

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Patient-centered advance care planning in special patient populations: a pilot study
    Linda A Briggs
    Advance Care Planning, Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation, 1836 1910 South Avenue, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    J Prof Nurs 20:47-58. 2004
    ..The PC-ACP interview can be effective in promoting shared decision-making between patients and their surrogates and in producing greater satisfaction with the process of decision-making and less decisional conflict...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of end-of-life discussions on patients' affective outcomes
    Mi Kyung Song
    University of Wisconsin School of Nursing, k6 323 Clinical Science Center, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792 2455, USA
    Nurs Outlook 52:118-25. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the Decisional Conflict Scale for measuring the quality of end-of-life decision making
    Mi Kyung Song
    Department of Acute and Tertiary Care, School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, 3500 Victoria Street, 336 VB, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 61:397-404. 2006
    ..This study examines the psychometric characteristics of the Decisional Conflict Scale (DCS) when used as a measure of patients' evaluation of their end-of-life decision-making process...
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial to improve advance care planning among patients undergoing cardiac surgery
    Mi Kyung Song
    Department of Acute and Tertiary Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Med Care 43:1049-53. 2005
    ..Consequently, surgical patients and their families generally have insufficient knowledge to make plans in case of life-threatening complications...
  5. ncbi request reprint Caring for the family of the critically ill patient
    Karin T Kirchhoff
    School of Nursing, Clinical Science Center K6 358, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792 2455, USA
    Crit Care Clin 20:453-66, ix-x. 2004
    ..Awareness of these conditions, providing support to the families, and allowing family access to the dying individual can assist with meeting the family's desire to see their family member have a peaceful death...
  6. pmc Quality of recipient-caregiver relationship and psychological distress are correlates of self-care agency after lung transplantation
    Annette DeVito Dabbs
    Department of Acute and Tertiary Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:113-20. 2013
    ..Recipients with poorer caregiver relationships and greater psychological distress may need additional support to perform the self-care behaviors expected after lung transplantation...
  7. pmc End-of-life decision-making confidence in surrogates of African-American dialysis patients is overly optimistic
    Mi Kyung Song
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:412-7. 2012
    ..We examined surrogates' decision making confidence with an emphasis on its linkages to their understandings of patients' values and goals for end-of-life care...
  8. doi request reprint Exploring the meaning of chronic rejection after lung transplantation and its impact on clinical management and caregiving
    Mi Kyung Song
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:246-55. 2010
    ..Caregivers perceived that certainty regarding poor prognosis was required for palliative care and that palliative care was end-of-life care. Consequently, trials of aggressive treatment typically precluded palliative care...
  9. ncbi request reprint Advance care planning after lung transplantation: a case of missed opportunities
    Mi Kyung Song
    Department of Acute and Tertiary Care, School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Prog Transplant 16:222-5. 2006
    ..Incorporating timely advance care planning and integrating palliative care in the ongoing posttransplant clinical management may benefit patients, families, and clinicians as recipients approach the final stage of their illness...
  10. pmc Randomized controlled trial of SPIRIT: an effective approach to preparing African-American dialysis patients and families for end of life
    Mi Kyung Song
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Res Nurs Health 32:260-73. 2009
    ..We found that SPIRIT promoted communication between patients and their surrogates and was effective and well received by the participants...
  11. pmc Conceptual challenges in the study of caregiver-care recipient relationships
    Jennifer Hagerty Lingler
    Department of Health and Community Systems, School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Nurs Res 57:367-72. 2008
    ..Yet, informal care dynamics are fundamentally relational and often reciprocal, and caregiving roles can be complex and overlapping...
  12. doi request reprint Composite variables: when and how
    Mi Kyung Song
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nurs Res 62:45-9. 2013
    ..Use of composite variables is a common practice, but knowledge about what researchers should consider when creating composite variables is lacking...
  13. pmc Impact of a disease-management program on symptom burden and health-related quality of life in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and their care partners
    Kathleen Oare Lindell
    Dorothy P and Richard P Simmons Center for Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Allergy and Critical Care Medicine Division, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Heart Lung 39:304-13. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that participation would improve perceptions of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and decrease symptom burden...
  14. pmc An update on the representational approach to patient education
    Heidi Scharf Donovan
    University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Department of Acute and Tertiary Care, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 39:259-65. 2007
    ..To provide an update on the representational approach to patient education...
  15. doi request reprint Risk profile for cardiovascular morbidity and mortality after lung transplantation
    Annette De Vito Dabbs
    Department of Acute and Tertiary Care, School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 43:37-53; vi. 2008
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  16. pmc Characterizing daily life experience of patients on maintenance dialysis
    Mi Kyung Song
    Adult Geriatric Division, School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:3671-7. 2011
    ..Despite growing literature of the dialysis patients' high burden of illness and a compromised quality of life, little is known about their daily life experiences...
  17. ncbi request reprint Course of illness after the onset of chronic rejection in lung transplant recipients
    Mi Kyung Song
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Carrington Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Am J Crit Care 17:246-53. 2008
    ..Despite the overall negative impact of chronic rejection on quality of life and survival after lung transplant, the specific clinical indicators of deterioration have not been identified...
  18. doi request reprint Disconnect between emergency contacts and surrogate decision-makers in the absence of advance directives
    Mi Kyung Song
    Adult and Geriatric Health Division, School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Palliat Med 27:789-92. 2013
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  19. pmc An intervention fidelity framework for technology-based behavioral interventions
    Annette DeVito Dabbs
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Nurs Res 60:340-7. 2011
    ..Despite the proliferation of health technologies, descriptions of the unique considerations and practical guidance for evaluating the intervention fidelity of technology-based behavioral interventions are lacking...
  20. pmc Relationships between psychosocial-spiritual well-being and end-of-life preferences and values in African American dialysis patients
    Mi Kyung Song
    Division of Adult and Geriatric Health, School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:372-80. 2009
    ..In future research, the assessment of spirituality should not be limited to its intensity or degree but extended to other dimensions...